The Pathogenesis of Melanoma Induced by Ultraviolet Radiation

N Engl J Med. 1999 Apr 29;340(17):1341-8. doi: 10.1056/NEJM199904293401707.

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • DNA Repair
  • Homeostasis
  • Humans
  • Keratinocytes / physiology
  • Keratinocytes / radiation effects
  • Melanocytes / physiology
  • Melanocytes / radiation effects
  • Melanoma / epidemiology
  • Melanoma / etiology*
  • Neoplasms, Radiation-Induced* / epidemiology
  • Risk Factors
  • Skin Neoplasms / epidemiology
  • Skin Neoplasms / etiology*
  • Sunburn / complications
  • Ultraviolet Rays / adverse effects*